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Maungdaw District (Burmese: မောင်တောခရိုင်) is a district of Rakhine State in western Myanmar (Burma). Its capital city is Maungdaw and the population density is about 295 persons per square kilometer.[1] Along with parts of neighbouring Sittwe District, Maungdaw District is also informally referred to as northern Rakhine State.[2]

Maungdaw District

မောင်တောခရိုင်
Map of Rakhine State with Maungdaw District highlighted in red.
Map of Rakhine State with Maungdaw District highlighted in red.
Coordinates: 21°00′N 92°23′E / 21.000°N 92.383°E / 21.000; 92.383Coordinates: 21°00′N 92°23′E / 21.000°N 92.383°E / 21.000; 92.383
Country Myanmar
DivisionRakhine State
CapitalMaungdaw
Time zoneUTC+6:30 (MMT)

TownshipsEdit

The district contains the following townships:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-06-21. Retrieved 2011-07-28. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Myanmar, Northern Rakhine State". UNHCR. United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Retrieved 29 June 2018.